The out musician also dedicated his Moscow performance to a 23-year-old gay Russian who was brutally murdered after coming out to his friends earlier this year.
The organization that has brought hope to millions of LGBT people around the world responds to Russia’s antigay laws with a new campaign.
Russia's Constitutional Court dismissed a challenge from one of the nation's most prominent LGBT activists contending that the nationwide ban on so-called gay propaganda violated the Russian Constitution.
Mad magazine's year-end '20 Dumbest People, Events, and Things' issue includes Russia among the worst of 2013 for the country’s appalling treatment of LGBT people.
The Kremlin made the announcement following a summit of the two countries last week.
Russia's antigay laws are clear, but how it intends to enforce them when the Olympics begin is still unclear.
Though antigay opponents have attempted to shut it down, through fear, intimidation, and protest the Side by Side LGBT film festival continues in St. Petersburg.